Saturday, December 2, 2023

9 am to 5:30 pm

The Holiday Road is a shopping event happening Saturday, December 2, 2023 along a stretch of Western Avenue from 99th to 115th streets in Beverly/Morgan Park. 

The MPBHBA and local businesses have prepared a festive day of shopping and family fun that includes lots of holiday activities, specially priced merchandise, and delicious food and drink. Use this page to explore the offerings and plan your route on the Holiday Road!

AndySunflower Café
Ain’t She Sweet Café
Chief Executive Mom
Dance Gallery Chicago
Emilia Gray
Everything’s Relative Salon
First In Realty, Inc.
Haven 1890

Horse Thief Hollow
Joey’s Red Hots
John Wesley Eyewear Designs
Nicky’s of Beverly
Open Outcry
Running Excels
Soul Stretch & Wellness
Swanny’s Barbershop
Walker Branch Library

Family Fun

Visit with Santa
11–2 pm at Haven 1890
5:30–6 pm at Dance Gallery Chicago
10 am – 12 pm at Swanny’s Barbershop, (reserve ahead)

Retail Happenings

Gift Wrapping Stations

Complimentary wrapping for small and medium gifts at two locations!

Walker Branch Library
11071 S Hoyne Ave
10 am to 4:30 pm

Open Outcry
10934 S. Western Ave.
2 to 4 pm

Featured Drinks

Cocktail Specials

Food Specials


AndySunflower Café | Ain’t She Sweet Café | 9920 S. Western Ave.
Kids’ holiday craft & specialty beverages, 9 am to Noon

Haven 1890 | 2501 W. 103rd St., Suite 101
Visit with Santa, magic reindeer food station, free gifts for kids, 11 am to 2 pm; Coffee pop-up Espresso Palatte 10 am to 2 pm; The Cookie Maker pop-up 10 am until sell out

Emilia Gray | 2501 W. 103rd St.
Permanent jewelry popup, Noon to 2 pm

Bookie’s | 10324 S. Western Ave.
Snack stop & storytelling, with hot chocolate & cookies, plus Jazzy Ladies Jewels Boutique pop-up, 11 am to 2 pm. Holiday story readings at 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm

Running Excels | 10328 S. Western Ave.
10-minute stretch sessions with Mary Keel of Soul Stretch & Wellness, sign up in store for a session at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, or 1:30 pm

First In Realty, Inc. | 2409 W. 104th St.
Cookie decorating, Noon to 3 pm

Horse Thief Hollow | 10426 S. Western Ave.
Special kids’ holiday brunch menu, hot cocoa, coloring sheets for kids, & The Bourbon Belts, Noon to 3 pm with live music 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Swanny’s Barbershop | 10450 S. Western Ave.
Visit with Santa 10 am to 12 pm, reserve ahead by calling or texting 773-680-2021. Toys for Tots drop off location

Nicky’s of Beverly | 10500 S. Western Ave.
Santa’s Secret Gelato Shake for kids, Brandy Alexander Boozy Gelato Shake for adults, & charitable collection all day for Toys for Tots.

Everything’s Relative Salon | 10548 S. Western Ave.
Conrad Black Live on Piano, 1 to 3 pm

King Lockhart Park | 10609 S. Western Ave.
Visit the holiday tree lights at King Lockhart Park

Dance Gallery Chicago | 10628 S. Western Ave.
Nutcracker windows live performance 4 pm, Sweets table & additional performances inside studio, 4:30 pm, Visit with Santa 5:30 to 6:00 pm

John Wesley Eyewear Designs | 10735 S. Western Ave.
Letters to Santa & Chief Executive Mom baked goods popup, 2 to 4 pm

Open Outcry | 10934 S. Western Ave.                                                                             Aperol Spritz drink special, Specialty pricing on the Open Outcry gift box, Hot chocolate bar, Live Christmas music from Douglas Summers & Mike Ellis, 2 to 4 pm

Americanos | 11060 S. Western Ave. 
Tamales & Loteria (Mexican bingo) and DJ John Dreznes of Beverly Records, 3 to 5 pm

Walker Branch Library | 11071 S. Hoyne Ave.
Free gift wrapping for small & medium sized gifts, 10 am to 4:30 pm

Joey’s Red Hots | 11500 S. Western Ave.
15% off all day if you mention Holiday Road!